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Paleobotany: The Origin and Evolution of Plants

Class: Paleobotany: The Origin and Evolution of Plants. Photo by Rebecca Bullene.

For more than 450 million years, plants have dominated Earth’s landscape by adapting to changes in the environment. This course examines the origin and evolution of plants over geologic time, from their humble beginnings to the rise of the first forests to the diversification of flowering plants.

This course is an elective for the Certificate in Horticulture and not required. It is open to all, including to those enrolled in the Certificate in Horticulture program. For more information, please visit the Certificate in Horticulture webpage.

Category:HORT ELEC
Dates:February 3 - March 3, 2019 Check for other dates
Meets:Su from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location:Administration Building Classroom 123
Instructor:Jamie Boyer
Member Fee:$ 218.00
Nonmember Fee:$ 240.00
Notes:4 Sundays: February 3, 10, 24; March 3 (No class February 17).

You must bring your printed confirmation to the Garden for admittance to each class session. Report to the security desk at the 1000 Washington Avenue entrance, and you will be directed to your classroom. Show your confirmation for free admission to the Garden before each class. For drivers, the parking lot is located at 900 Washington Avenue. Allow 5 to 10 minutes to walk from the parking lot to the Education building.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

If you have questions about your online registration, please call us at 718-623-7220 or email

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